As a test of the truth of his observation, Mr. Palmer modeled this head entirely in the absence of Nature as a study, without the thought of an individual with reference to it, though it proves to be a very faithful likeness of a young daughter of his, now about twelve years of age. [P. 17.]
Catalogue of the Palmer Marbles, at the Hall Belonging to the Church of the Divine Unity, 548 Broadway, New York, November, 1856. Albany: J. Munsell, 78 State Street. 1856.